Date(s) - 18/09/2020 - 20/09/2020
18-20 September 2020
This European Liberal Forum (ELF) seminar will bring together liberal youth leaders from across Europe to discuss the state of innovation and digitalisation in our societies and especially in our own organisations. The event is exclusively aimed at Presidents (or if they are not available then one Vice-President can represent) of LYMEC member organisations, as well as the Steering Committee of the IMS.
Friday, 18 September 2020
15:30 Opening speeches
16:00 Agenda and objectives of the event
16:30 Digital agenda and leadership in the EU
17:30 Best practice sharing on innovation and digitalisation
END OF THE FIRST DAY
Saturday, 19 September 2020
9:00 Capacity-building: working together and developing common plans for 2021
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Roundtable discussion on innovation and digitalisation
13:30 Towards a press release – call for action for a more digitised Europe
15:00 COFFEE BREAK
15:30 Digitalisation and decision-making: road to a successful policy
17:00 Wrap-up session and evaluation
END OF THE SECOND DAY
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Travel back home
END OF THE EVENT
- Digital policies and leadership in the EU
- Best practice sharing on innovation and digitalisation
- Capacity-building on how to improve the work together and initiate common plans for 2021
- Roundtable discussion on the topic of the seminar
- Common call for action and policy proposal initiation
This seminar is free of charge for the participants, and we offer a travel reimbursement of up to 150 Euros per person upon completion of the relevant form and presentation of required documents (tickets, invoices, boarding pass …). The event is taking place in Riga, Latvia.
Due to COVID-19, we are constantly monitoring the situation and assessing the feasibility of the in-person event. For the time being, the event is set to take place in Riga. In any case, do not book any travels before receiving an official confirmation that your application has been accepted. This won’t happen before mid-August.
Deadline for applications to the event is Friday, 14 August 2020 at 14 h CEST (Brussels time). The event is exclusively aimed at the Presidents of LYMEC member organisations as well as the SC of the IMS. Please register through the following form!
As all LYMEC events, this seminar also applies the rules of late cancellation and no show fees: Cancellation less than 2 weeks prior to the event leads to a late cancellation fee of 50 euro, and cancellation less than 48 hours prior to the event or not attending at all leads to a late cancellation fee of 75 euro.
Do not book any travels before receiving an official confirmation that your application has been accepted.
Events organised by European Liberal Youth (LYMEC) may be audio- and video-recorded as well as web-streamed. A photographer and/or a cameraman, contracted by LYMEC, may have access to the meeting room in order to take pictures and videos for communication and publication purposes. Videos and pictures taken by the photographer and/or cameraman, contracted by LYMEC, may also be published on the LYMEC website and on related social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, etc.). They may also be used in other media and means of communication in order to pass on information about the event and activities of LYMEC. The European Liberal Forum might also use the pictures, video or audio in their communications.
***Disclaimer: By registering for this event you give your permission for LYMEC and European Liberal Forum to use your picture in their promotional campaigns and materials and communication about the event. Please make clear in advance if you do not wish your picture to be used by LYMEC or ELF.***